Grants Paid 2011

Organization Project Description Amount
21st Century Parks Toward support of the Floyds Fork Greenway Project development and land acquisition $2,666,666*
Bellarmine University Toward Grad Rate 2020, a multi-faceted student retention and faculty development initiative $1,000,000
Brown Fellows Program Collegiate enrichment program established by the James Graham Brown Foundation at Centre College and the University of Louisville $1,086,330
Cabbage Patch Settlement House, Inc. Toward completion of the ‘Room to Grow’ campaign for facility expansion $300,000
Cerebral Palsy K.I.D.S. Center Toward renovation of the Adapted Daily Living Skills (ADL) suite $25,000
Dare to Care Food Bank Toward ‘The Building Capacity to Support Growth Project’ $98,000
Downtown Development Corporation Toward an updated comprehensive development plan for downtown Louisville $100,000
Dreams with Wings Toward “Spreading our Wings’ Comprehensive Capital Campaign $150,000
God’s Pantry Food Bank, Inc. Toward the ‘Come to the Table’ campaign $500,000
Goodwill Industries of Kentucky Toward ‘Broadway Beacon Initiative’ $200,000
Governor’s Scholars Program Foundation, Inc. Toward implementation of the 5-week summer program $25,000
Junior Achievement of Kentuckiana, Inc. Toward ‘Real Jobs, Real World’ program $50,000
Kentuckiana Works Foundation Toward WIRED65 Regional Workforce Initiative $100,000
Kentucky Christian University Toward the development of a biology/pre-professional degree program $500,000
Louisville Free Public Library Foundation Toward renovations and expansion of Shawnee public library and toward building a new branch library building in the Fairdale community $100,000
Louisville Zoological Foundation Toward construction of Glacier Run $666,666*
Metro United Way Toward annual campaign $1,000,000
Network Center for Community Change Toward support of community development $3,150
Philanthropy Roundtable Toward membership support $5,000
Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence Toward support of ReadyKentucky public engagement initiative $75,000
Rauch, Inc. To support a comprehensive campaign to provide homes to individuals with disabilities $50,000
Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center To support efforts of the Neighborhood Transformation Program that is a parternship with the Shawnee Neighborhood Association $150,000
Southeastern Council of Foundations Toward membership and support of the 2011 Conference $13,000
Teach Kentucky, Inc. To support primary activities of recruiting new public school teachers in Jefferson, Henry, Shelby and Spencer County Schools $50,000
University of Kentucky Toward the Next Generation Leadership Academy $532,418
University of Louisville $4,000,000**
University of the Cumberlands Toward development of a 3-year doctoral program in Clinical Psychology $400,000
Wayside Christian Mission Toward replacement of the HVAC systems (boilers and chillers) in the Mission’s Hotel Louisville building $500,000
West End School Toward campaign to expand school and establish a free, five-day per week, pre-kindergarten through 5th grade elementary day school for at-rist young boys $420,000
Western Kentucky University Toward support of an i4 Initiative to promote a culture of innovation through a series of outreach and programming opportunities that instills a sense of importance of STEM education $500,000
Young Adult Development in Action, d/b/a YouthBuild Louisville Toward a capital campaign to centralize YouthBuild program components on one campus in the Smoketown neighborhood $250,000
Miscellaneous small gifts in memoriam $300
Total Grants $15,516,530

* The following organizations were awarded a grant in 2009 payable over multiple years:

Organization Awarded in 2009 Payable 2009 Payable 2010 Payable 2011 Payable 2012
21st Century Parks $5,000,000 $1,666,668 $2,666,666 $2,666,666
Louisville Zoological Foundation $2,000,000 $666,668 $666,666 $666,666

** The following organization was awarded a grant in 2008 payable over multiple years:

Organization Awarded in 2008 Payable in 2008 Payable 2009 Payable 2010 Payable 2011 Payable 2012
JGBF Cancer Center $20,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000